A frame of wood for conveying the dead to the grave.

Bier

A frame of wood for conveying the dead to the grave.

"Feretory. English medieval silverwork. A shrine or bier containing the relics of saints, adapted to be borne in religious processions." -Whitney, 1911

Feretory

"Feretory. English medieval silverwork. A shrine or bier containing the relics of saints, adapted to…